Fee Schedule

Registration Categories 

  • Part I for law firms
  • Part II for individuals with rights of audience before the DIFC Courts
Registration and Renewal fees for:

·         Law firms and

·         Part II individuals

Part I registration USD 2700
Part I renewal USD 1350
Part II registration USD 2500
Part II renewal USD 1450
Part I certificate (optional) USD 300
Part II Certificate (optional) USD 150
 A firm can add up to seven (7) Lawyers under part I for no additional fees. Any extra addition is USD 100 USD 100
Registered practitioners enjoy the following benefits ·         8 hours of free Academy of Law training and courses

·         A free Courts Rules Book upon first registration and yearly renewal

·         A year-round 20% discount on select training courses

·         Discounts on Academy of Law’s Lecture Series lectures, which present leading experts in the legal profession from around the world

·         Discounts on Academy of Law publications

·         Unique networking opportunities

  • The discounts apply to the Law firms, part II practitioners as well as part I registered individuals

Please note that once registration has lapsed, Part I and Part II registrants will be required to pay initial registration fees to re-register with the Academy of Law.

Certificates for Part I and Part II registered practitioners may be ordered by contacting registration@draacademy.ae

Registration fees for our training programs, lectures, courses, and events will be indicated along with the event information.

We proudly accept online payment for Registrations and Renewals by credit and debit card, in-person at our offices, cash, cheque and wire transfer. Please consult ourTerms for more information about payments.

Category A

Work Permit (30 days and 60 days) 2 day turnaround $550
Work Permit (30 days and 60 days) Same day turnaround $800

Category B

Business Visit Visa (30 days) 4 day turnaround $1,400
Business Visit Visa (30 days) 2 day turnaround $1,600
Business Visit Visa (90 days) 4 day turnaround $1,600
Business Visit Visa (90 days) 2 day turnaround $1,900

Please note that the fee equivalents in UAE Dirhams will be calculated at the conversion rate of US$1:AED3.675.

All fees will be collected prior to processing. The visa will only be processed once payment is confirmed as received.

Payments are accepted in cash, cheque or wire transfer. Cheques are to be made payable to ‘DIFC – DRA Academy’.

Rhoda Martinez
Email: Rhoda.Martinez@draacademy.ae 
Phone:+971 4 427 33 88